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The Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) aims to identify all functional elements in the human and mouse genomes.
… including a registry of candidate cis-regulatory elements and 2) ground-level annotations derived directly … elements already compiled by encode, a new component, functional element characterization, has been added in encode 4. encode 4 includes the following components: functional element mapping centers conduct high-throughput …
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Researchers find that more than 80 percent of mouse genes had variations in the nearby regulatory DNA that affects gene activity.
… medicine, nhgri; andrea beckel-mitchener, ph.d., chief, functional neurogenomics program, division of neuroscience … grasp wider role for genetic variation in regulatory elements of genome … researchers find that more than 80 …
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NHGRI is initiating a new program-the Impact of Genomic Variation on Function (IGVF) Consortium to develop a framework for systematically understanding the effects of genomic variation on genome function and how these effects shape phenotypes.
… identification of where and when genes and regulatory elements function   advancement of network-level …
Research Funding
The Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Pilot Project launched in September 2003 to identify all functional elements in the human genome sequence.
… a public research consortium named the encyclopedia of dna elements (encode) in september 2003 to carry out a project to identify all functional elements in the human genome sequence. … in april … determined, as will the identities and locations of other functional elements including promoters and other …
Staff
Dr. Mike Pazin is a program director in the Division of Genome Sciences at the National Human Genome Research Institute. ​
… the encode project , generating an encyclopedia of dna elements from the human and mouse genomes, as well as the … (4dn) program . he manages a portfolio of grants in functional genomics. he has worked on the nhgri data access … 2016. [ pubmed ] pazin mj. using the encode resource for functional annotation of genetic variants. cold spring harb …
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Dr. Stephanie Morris is a program director in NHGRI's Division of Genome Sciences.
… and works on initiatives in technology development and functional genomics, including the encode program. dr. morris … and extends to interests in technology development and functional genomics.   dr. morris received a b.a. in biology … development, functional genomics, the encyclopedia of dna elements (encode) project … dr. stephanie morris is a program …
The Genomics Landscape
In the September 3, 2020 edition of The Genomics Landscape, Dr. Eric Green talks about the Impact of Genomic Variation on Function (IGVF) Consortium, the 2020 Genomic Innovator Awards and more.
… relationships to relevant genes and their regulatory elements , cell types, and biological pathways. the igvf … finding and characterizing genomic variants, the genomic elements in which they reside or affect, and the influences … the igvf consortium will encompass five components: functional characterization centers, regulatory network …
News Release
NIH investigators have discovered that genomic switches of a blood cell are key to regulating the human immune system.
… scientists have suspected that the variants are in dna elements called enhancers, which act like switches to control … researchers reveal link between powerful gene regulatory elements and autoimmune diseases … nih investigators have …
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Dr. Laura Elnitski is a senior investigator in the Translational and Functional Genomics Branch at the National Human Genome Research Institute. ​
… look at multi-species comparisons of noncoding regulatory elements . she was awarded a ruth l. kirschstein national … and chicken, as well as the encode consortium to elucidate functional elements in the human genome. her work specializes … tools to identify and discern the mechanistic action of functional elements in the human genome, including promoters, …
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Dr. Daniel Gilchrist is a program director of Computational Genomics and Data Science in NHGRI's Division of Genome Science.
… project. encode is generating a comprehensive catalog of functional dna elements within the human and mouse genomes, enabling … elements , encode, bioinformatics, computational biology, functional dna elements , disease-linked genomic variants … …